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Founded in 2002, Grumpys Tackle has fast become a leader in the full service tackle industry. From our custom rod building and reel service departments to our expert fishing info and advice we've got you covered.

We carry a full line of the latest rods, reels, and accessories to accommodate everyone from the novice to the most seasoned angler. So whether it be a relaxing afternoon crabbing on the beautiful Barnegat Bay or pursuing your favorite game fish by boat or the surf at Island Beach State Park let Grumpys serve all your fishing needs.

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Recent Fishing Reports

11/15 Friday– More good reports

We heard more good reports Thursday locally. Almost everything we’re hearing at the moment has been Seaside Park North but we did have some anglers come in and report some fat schoolies from IBSP right before dark. It really depends on who you talk to. Some are doing well and some aren’t doing anything. The …


11/14 Thursday

Not many people out again with the colder temps but we did hear of more bass locally. Nick Honachefsky landed and released a beautiful 34″ Bass in the evening on a bomber. Few of our regulars came in right after sunset and reported some schoolies on tsunami eels. More and more reports coming in from …


11/13 Wednesday— Not many anglers but there was fish..

The weather held most back but the anglers that went out did catch fish and some did really well. Both Monmouth and Ocean County beaches are holding fish. Work the beaches and throw the stuff we’ve been saying for weeks. Skinny metals w/ teaser, SP’s, Tsunami and Bill Hurley Eels, and even Small metal Lips. …